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Badan Warisan Malaysia (BWM), together with the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (MBRAS) with our project partner, Think City Sdn. Bhd today launched THIS KUL CITY, is a multi-dimensional programme that comprises elements of cultural mapping, youth engagement & historical documentation. This programme will run over a period of 18 months. Read the rest of this entry »
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THE STORY OF 20 PYKETT AVENUE
In 2011, Malaysian heritage celebrated a victory when the Majlis Perbandaran Pulau Pinang (MPPP) very courageously exercised their discretionary powers by ordering Tetuan Klassik Tropika Development Sdn. Bhd. to rebuild the iconic double-storey, Anglo-Indian Palladian mansion at 20 Pykett Avenue owned by the late Dato Khaw Bian Cheng. Dato Khaw was the grandson of the Penang- based magnate Khaw Sim Bee (1857-1913), a former Governor of Phuket.
Here’s what we have going on sale at the Bazaar!
Bags, shoes, scarves, beautiful dresses & accessories are all up for grabs. Watch this space- we’ll be adding more and more items so you can see what’s in store.
Cashmere, Cotton & Silk Scarves, ranging from RM10 to RM50
Badan Warisan Malaysia is proud to introduce our office bearers who are experts in architecture, conservation, cultural heritage, real estate and cultural management. Our office bearers were members of the council before being elected to their current positions at the BWM Annual General Meeting held on Saturday, 20th December 2014.
FOUR NEW MEMBERS JOIN THE COUNCIL
Badan Warisan Malaysia is excited to announce that we have four new members joining our council. These four new members have been elected unanimously during our AGM which was held on Saturday, 20th December 2014.
ROYAL SELANGOR PRESENTS MIA
Royal Selangor tapped five of the finest names in Malaysian contemporary art to create a collection of pewter pendants in aid of Badan Warisan Malaysia. Mia or life in Hokkien reflects each artist’s personal insights into life.
BAZAAR CHIC IS BACK! Since the inaugural event in 2008, members and friends of Badan Warisan Malaysia (BWM) hold “Bazaar Chic” once every 2 years to raise funds for the organisation. This year, in addition to the stalls and vendors, the event will be hosting a ‘Brocante Room’- a special section selling new and used high-end collectibles. Some of these heirlooms include crystal ware, china, objets d’art and home furnishings. Read the rest of this entry »